Poetry: Narayan Gangaram Surve
Visual Art: Figrues of Thought
Arun Khopkar’s films on arts and artists have won over fifteen national and international awards. He was awarded the Golden Lotus the highest National Award three times for his short films. His book on the film director Guru Dutt won the National Award for the best book on Cinema. He is a film scholar and has contributed papers on film aesthetics to international journals. He is an internationally recognized authority on Eisenstein. He has taught film theory and practice at various institutions around the world.
Figures of Thought 32 Minutes
A film about three of India’s leading visual artists, Bhupen Khakar, Nalini Malani and vivan Sundaram
Narayam Gangaram Surve 49 Minutes
This Eponymous film depicts the life and poetry of Narayan Gangaram Surve who is recognized as an outstanding poet of Marathi through landmark events and a number of his outstanding poems.
Sanchari 31 Minutes
The Film Sanchari Synthesizes the philosophical aesthetics of Bharatnatym a classical dance tradition from Tamil Nadu with the techniques required to perform it as well as the process involved in the transfer of knowledge from the teacher to the student.